You’re walking down the grocery aisle and head over to the beer section to pick up your favorite six pack for your big outdoor BBQ with friends. I bet you pick up the six pack and don’t even think twice about what all went into making that one bottle of beer did you? Well that’s why we educate you here at BB to shed light on what it takes to make a business work even in the beer industry. Owner and Founder of Orlando Brewery, John Cheek, talks with us about how he got started in the industry and his struggles he’s faced as a business owner. This is part 2 of the interview. To see part 1 (the brewery tour) click here. 

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About Orlando Brewery:

Orlando Brewing is Florida’s only certified organic brewery. What does it mean to be organic? It means that ingredients used in crafting our ales are grown without insecticides, bioengineering, genetically modified organisms, sewage sludge or irradiation. Orlando Brewing Blonde, Pale, Red & Brown Ale in addition to Olde Pelican EPA, Blackwater Dry Porter and European Pilz, are officially certified Organic by the USDA. All our beers are the only ones declared “Fresh From Florida” by the State’s Department of Agriculture. You can taste the difference. (taken from

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